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post #8 of (permalink) Old 08-02-2010, 01:34 AM Thread Starter
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Re: Randy Orton's gimmick isn't for sell.

Originally Posted by Cynic View Post
They're very comparable from the sense that:

a) they both beat the shit out of everyone, heel and face, without remorse, and

b) they were both intended to be heels but were just so damn awesome the fans turned them face.

Different gimmicks, but very similar premises.
Austin fought against authority. He was crazy, but not like a mad man like Orton. Austin also had more personality and humor. He had a much better connection to the fans on a character level.
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